43 NC counties and 1 VA county are under alert, including Wake, Cumberland, Durham, Johnston, and Orange counties. Details
Published: 2007-06-20 08:52:05
Updated: 2007-06-20 08:52:05
Posted June 20, 2007
MIKE MOSS SAYS: Gayle, At this time there are no state-imposed burning bans in effect after a ban covering the southeastern corner of the state was lifted on May 18th. However, much of the state remains in a generally dry pattern (including severe drought across the southern mountains) and caution should be used with any outdoor fires.